Flashcards in Othello Context Deck (8)
Why did Othello trust Iago over D?
Patriarchy, a mans word was his entire honour during this era
What was Othello's main hubris typical of a tragedy
What did Desdemona embody
How did Iago yield the Great Chain of being
Reference to appetites throughout and animalistic beastial imagery, man was constantly caught between animal appetite and divine reason
Great chain of being?
The order of ranking in renaissance from king to pauper, sinful to betray master or upset order
Comparison of moorish Aaron in Titus Andronicus?
'Barbarous' stereotype, hypersexuality, cunning Iago villain